Due to the increasing cases of Corona, the Kashmir government has imposed a lockdown. There will be a complete lockdown in Azad Kashmir from May 8 to 16.
According to details, on the direction of National Control and Operations Center (NCOC), the Azad Kashmir government issued a notification of complete lockdown.
According to the notification, ovens, dairy shops, medical stores, vaccination centers and petrol pumps will remain open while vegetable, meat and sweet shops will be open from 6 am to 8 pm.
The notification said that all roads leading to tourist destinations would remain closed during the lockdown while all types of tourist activities would also be completely banned in Mirpur Azad Kashmir.
The notification also said that all hotels, restaurants, shopping malls, public parks and picnic points will be closed during the lockdown.
The notification further said that inter-district, inter-provincial and intercity transport will remain completely closed, only locals will be able to return home.